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Police Academy and In-Service Training

February Training 


Glock Armorer

LOCATION: Delta College (1961 Delta Rd, University Center MI 48710), Room N007

Date: February 23, 2016

Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Cost - $250.00 US Length – 8 Hrs (1 Day) Class Hrs – 8am to 5pm Certification – 3 years 

*Student supplies safety glasses for eye protection and a small flashlight.

*GLOCK provides lunch meal unless otherwise noted.

*Certified Armorer Certification for all GLOCK Model Pistols (except G18/C Select-Fire models).

Morning (8:00 – 12:00)

· Introduction

· Safety Rules

· Safe Action System Design

· Function of Safeties

· Unloading & Clearing

· Field Stripping & Reassembly

· Detail Disassembly & Reassembly of Slide

Lunch Break Afternoon (1:00 – 5:00)

· Detail Disassembly & Reassembly of Receiver

· Fire Control Component Configurations / Engagement

· Multiple Practice Disassembly & Reassembly of Entire Pistol

· Options / Alternate Parts Offered

· Sights / Tools

· Diagnostics / Trouble Shooting Guides

· Review

· Written Examination (Minimum Required Score 80%)

 Register/Pay  thru Glock  @

This program is MCOLES Registered


Law Enforcement Response to Domestic Violence Training

The purpose of this training is to assist local law enforcement officers to understand the domestic violence perpetrator and the domestic violence victim, as well as the domestic violence scene.  This training will also provide officers with the legal and procedural requirements needed when responding to a call of domestic violence.

The domestic violence response training will include substantive criminal law as it relates to domestic Violence; probable cause as it relates to domestic violence; stalking and aggravated stalking; Personal Protection Orders (PP0's) / Foreign Protection Orders; liability issues; and procedural requirements in responding to domestic violence.

Course Date:    February 17, 2016

Course Time:    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Course Instructor:    Instruction Team consisting of MCOLES Approved Instructors

Course Location:    Delta College, Room F-026

Course Fee:    Non-Consortium:                    $0.00 per person

                          Delta College Consortium Members:    $0.00 per person

MCOLES Registered

Registration Deadline:    February 10, 2016

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PPCT GAGE & SKD Instructor

This week long course of instruction will teach Instructor Level Ground Avoidance Ground Escape (GAGE) and Spontaneous Knife Defense (SKD).  All officers will be trained in Threat Pattern Recognition, how to avoid being taken to the ground and how to effectively escape if they are grounded.  Course Topics:  Use of Force Human Factors, Instructor Development and Training Protocols, HFRG (PPCT) control Principles, Ground Avoidance Ground Escape Techniques, Principles of Edge Weapon Assaults, Vital Edge Weapon Targets,  HFRG Spontaneous Knife Defense System.

Course Dates:    February 22 - 26, 2016

Course Time:    08:30 am - 04:30 pm

Course Instructor:    Kevin Rize

Course Location:    Delta College, University Center MI 48710

                                  Room: F-027

Course Fee:    Non-Consortium:                                   $500.00 per person

                          Delta College Consortium Members:    $325.00 per person

                          Non-Consortium - Recertification:         $300.00 per person

                          Delta College Consortium Members:    $225.00 per person

Required Equipment:    Loose athletic wear, duty belt ( no firearms), and handcuffs.  Anyone doing re-cert needs to bring their manuals.

MCOLES Registered

Registration Deadline:    February 15, 2016

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Promotional Interview Process

Curriculum consists of 8 hours of instruction and attendees will be subjected to an interview panel.  Students should bring a resume that includes their education, experience and training for the position they want to obtain.  This course is a MUST for anyone who is actively preparing for an oral interview process, seeking a transfer to a bureau, or promotion to the rank of Corporal, Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Captain.  Upon completion of this course, attendees will be more proficient and confident in their interview Skills and Techniques for the next Promotional Interview Process.

Course Dates:            February 19, 2016

Course Time:              8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Course Instructor:      Daniel T. McCaw

Course Location:        Delta College Room L-112

Course Fee:    Non-Consortium:                                   $105.00 per person

                          Delta College Consortium Members:    $50.00 per person      

MCOLES Registered

Registration Deadline:    February 11, 2016

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Visions of Courage-The Bobby Smith Story

Bobby Smith, a retired Louisiana State Trooper, is a recognized national/international speaker who has addressed a variety of audiences.  When speaking, Bobby shares his education and experiences of his 25 year law enforcement career.  He also reveals the traumatic events of his life, including the incident on LA15 in March of 1986 when he was left blind after a shotgun blast to the face by a drug offender while in the line of duty.

Bobby began his career in criminal justice by studying at the University of Louisiana at Monroe and by working as a police officer at local  police agencies and later advancing to the Louisiana State Police.  His assignments have included patrol, investigations, narcotics, personnel and training.  After being shot, he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice, a Master's Degree in Education, and a Doctorate in Counseling Psychology.

Bobby has provided training and motivational presentations to over one million people.  He has been interviewed by television, radio, magazine, and newspaper reporters from across the nation.  He has even hosted his own television and radio shows dealing with trauma.  Bobby has published two books thus far; Visions of Courage and The Will to Survive.

Specific topics to be discussed in this seminar are:

    Police Personalities

    Police Officer Areas of Stressors

    What is a Critical Incident?


    The Five Levels of Anxiety

    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

    The Grieving Process and Stages of Death or Losses

    The B.A.D.G.E.

Date:    Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Time:    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location:    University of Michigan - Flint, University Center Rooms A, B, & C

                    400 Mill Street, Flint, MI 48502 (parking in parking lot)

Cost:    LEORTC Members - Prepaid

             Delta Consortium Members - $35.00 per person

             Non-Member Agencies - $60.00 per person

Registration:    Call the LEORTC at (810)-232-2654 or send an e-mail registration to

                           Delta Consortium Members: Call (989) - 686-9176



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